Spectacular Fireworks Festival Cloaks the World In Colorful Lights |My Modern Met


By Jessica Stewart on August 10, 2022

This enchanting fireworks show took place for the first time in three years—and it didn’t disappoint!

For the first time in three years, a spectacular fireworks show took place in Japan—and it didn’t disappoint. Due to the pandemic, the Kihoku Lantern Festival hadn’t taken place since 2019. It returned in 2022, and photographer Luu Hasegawa was on hand to document this enchating festival.

Taking place in the port town of Nagashima in Kihoku, Mie Prefecture, the festival is a summer event that typically draws large crowds. Spectators come out in droves to watch the large cloth lanterns set afloat in the port and they remain until it gets dark to take in the incredible fireworks display. […]

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